Jose A Plaza

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Verrucous localized lymphedema of genital areas: clinicopathologic report of 18 cases of this rare entity
    Jose A Plaza
    Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 71:320-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Fibrolipomatous hamartoma of the nerve: a clinicopathologic report of 13 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 70:736-42. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Acquired reactive digital fibroma: a clinicopathologic report of 5 cases of a new entity
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:603-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Value of p63 and podoplanin (D2-40) immunoreactivity in the distinction between primary cutaneous tumors and adenocarcinomas metastatic to the skin: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 79 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:403-10. 2010
  5. doi request reprint CD8-positive primary cutaneous anaplastic large T-cell lymphoma (PCALCL): case report and review of this unusual variant of PCALCL
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:489-91. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Immunolabeling pattern of podoplanin (d2-40) may distinguish basal cell carcinomas from trichoepitheliomas: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 49 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:683-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The histomorphologic spectrum of primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a study of 79 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:649-55; quiz 656-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Depth and Patterns of Adnexal Involvement in Primary Extramammary (Anogenital) Paget Disease: A Study of 178 Lesions From 146 Patients
    Anastasia M Konstantinova
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Research and Practical Center for Specialized Oncological Care, Saint Petersburg, Russia Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia Department of Pathology, Petrov s Research Institute of Oncology, Saint Petersburg, Russia PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, WA, Australia University of Western Australia, School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Nedlands, WA, Australia Dermatopathologische Gemeinschaftspraxis, Friedrichshafen, Germany Sikl s Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University in Prague, Pilsen, Czech Republic Bioptical Laboratory, Pilsen, Czech Republic Miraca Life Science, Irving, TX Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charles University Medical Faculty Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic Department of Pathology, Regional Hospital, Japan
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:802-808. 2016
  9. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastases of malignant melanoma: a clinicopathologic study of 192 cases with emphasis on the morphologic spectrum
    Jose A Plaza
    Departments of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:129-36. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Desmoplastic melanoma: an updated immunohistochemical analysis of 40 cases with a proposal for an additional panel of stains for diagnosis
    Jose A Plaza
    Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 43:313-23. 2016

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Verrucous localized lymphedema of genital areas: clinicopathologic report of 18 cases of this rare entity
    Jose A Plaza
    Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 71:320-6. 2014
    ..This condition has distinctive clinical and histologic features and only rarely has been mentioned in the dermatologic literature...
  2. doi request reprint Fibrolipomatous hamartoma of the nerve: a clinicopathologic report of 13 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 70:736-42. 2014
    ..Fibrolipomatous hamartoma of the nerve is a rare benign infiltrating condition of peripheral nerves with prominent cutaneous findings that has not being well described in the dermatologic and dermatopathologic literature...
  3. doi request reprint Acquired reactive digital fibroma: a clinicopathologic report of 5 cases of a new entity
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:603-8. 2013
    ..Fibroblastic proliferations in the dermis comprise a heterogeneous group of disorders that can pose diagnostic challenges...
  4. doi request reprint Value of p63 and podoplanin (D2-40) immunoreactivity in the distinction between primary cutaneous tumors and adenocarcinomas metastatic to the skin: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 79 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:403-10. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint CD8-positive primary cutaneous anaplastic large T-cell lymphoma (PCALCL): case report and review of this unusual variant of PCALCL
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:489-91. 2010
    ..CD8/CD30 coexpression is rare in PCALCL and may have important clinical and prognostic implications. To the best of our knowledge there are only 4 previously reported cases describing similar findings...
  6. doi request reprint Immunolabeling pattern of podoplanin (d2-40) may distinguish basal cell carcinomas from trichoepitheliomas: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of 49 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:683-7. 2010
    ..Our results also suggest that BCC can show differentiation toward the outer root sheath of hair follicles...
  7. doi request reprint The histomorphologic spectrum of primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: a study of 79 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:649-55; quiz 656-8. 2011
    ..The differential diagnosis of PCDLBCL is broad and difficult to define histologically. Knowledge of these rare histologic variants is necessary to avoid misinterpretation of these cases as nonlymphoid malignancies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Depth and Patterns of Adnexal Involvement in Primary Extramammary (Anogenital) Paget Disease: A Study of 178 Lesions From 146 Patients
    Anastasia M Konstantinova
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Research and Practical Center for Specialized Oncological Care, Saint Petersburg, Russia Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia Department of Pathology, Petrov s Research Institute of Oncology, Saint Petersburg, Russia PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, WA, Australia University of Western Australia, School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Nedlands, WA, Australia Dermatopathologische Gemeinschaftspraxis, Friedrichshafen, Germany Sikl s Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University in Prague, Pilsen, Czech Republic Bioptical Laboratory, Pilsen, Czech Republic Miraca Life Science, Irving, TX Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charles University Medical Faculty Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic Department of Pathology, Regional Hospital, Japan
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:802-808. 2016
    ..The maximal depth of involvement was 3.6 mm in this series. When planning topical therapy or developing novel local treatment modalities for EMPD, this potential for significant deep spread along adnexa should be taken into account...
  9. doi request reprint Cutaneous metastases of malignant melanoma: a clinicopathologic study of 192 cases with emphasis on the morphologic spectrum
    Jose A Plaza
    Departments of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:129-36. 2010
    ..Our series illustrates that the differential diagnosis of cutaneous metastatic melanoma can be broad and difficult. To the best of our knowledge, this is the largest series of cutaneous metastatic melanomas reported in the literature...
  10. doi request reprint Desmoplastic melanoma: an updated immunohistochemical analysis of 40 cases with a proposal for an additional panel of stains for diagnosis
    Jose A Plaza
    Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 43:313-23. 2016
    ..We conclude that a panel of S-100p, WT1, SOX10, p75 and nestin may constitute the optimal panel with the most sensitive and specific combination of immunostain available for the diagnosis of DM. ..
  11. doi request reprint Intradermal spitz nevi: a rare subtype of spitz nevi analyzed in a clinicopathologic study of 74 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Associate Professor J A P, Pathology resident D D S, Chairman of Pathology S S, Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Head of Dermatopathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Department of Pathology, Houston, TX Dermatopathologist D K, Head of Pathology M M, Head of Dermatopathology D V K, Sikl s Department of Pathology, Charles University Medical Faculty Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic and Head of Dermatopathology, Hospital Obrero Department of Pathology, La Paz Bolivia
    Am J Dermatopathol 36:283-94; quiz 295-7. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Metastatic Sarcomatoid Lung Cancer: A Rare Cutaneous Spindle Cell Neoplasm
    JiaDe Yu
    Departments of Dermatology, and Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:e36-9. 2016
    ..Sarcomatoid cancer of the lung should be considered in the differential diagnosis of metastatic malignant spindle cell neoplasms. ..
  13. doi request reprint Role of CD10, wide-spectrum keratin, p63, and podoplanin in the distinction of epithelioid and spindle cell tumors of the skin: an immunohistochemical study of 81 cases
    J Noelle Buonaccorsi
    Department of Dermatopathology and the Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 34:404-11. 2012
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Hidradenoma Papilliferum: A Clinicopathologic Study of 264 Tumors From 261 Patients, With Emphasis on Mammary-Type Alterations
    Anastasia M Konstantinova
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Research and Practical Center for Specialized Oncological Care, Saint Petersburg, Russia Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia Sikl s Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University in Prague, Pilsen, Czech Republic Bioptical Laboratory, Pilsen, Czech Republic PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, Australia School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Australia Dermatopathologische Gemeinschaftspraxis, Friedrichshafen, Germany Clinical Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Dermatopathology Institute, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Pathology, Institute for the Care of Mother and Child, Prague, Czech Republic Department of Pathology, Petrov s Research Institute of Oncology, Saint Petersburg, Russia Unit of Anatomic Pathology, School of Biomedical Sciences
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:598-607. 2016
    ..This study shows that the histopathological changes in HP run a broad spectrum comparable with that in the mammary counterpart and benign breast disease. ..
  15. doi request reprint Role of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis of sebaceous carcinoma: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study
    Jose A Plaza
    Jose A Plaza is Associate Professor, Director of Dermatopathology, Alexander Mackinnon is Assistant Professor, Director of Core Lab, Luis Carrillo is Pathology Resident, and Saul Suster is Professor, Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Victor G Prieto is Professor, Director of Dermatopathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX and Martin Sangueza is Director of Dermatopathology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia
    Am J Dermatopathol 37:809-21. 2015
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  16. doi request reprint Can cutaneous low-grade B-cell lymphoma transform into primary cutaneous diffuse large B-cell lymphoma? An immunohistochemical study of 82 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Sikl s Department of Pathology, Pilsen, Czech Republic Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia and Department of Dermatology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Am J Dermatopathol 36:478-82. 2014
    ..Further studies are necessary to evaluate the significance of their findings by using ancillary techniques including genetic analysis...
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility and comparative immunohistochemical analysis of MITF-1 and SOX10 to distinguish melanoma in situ and actinic keratosis: a clinicopathological and immunohistochemical study of 70 cases
    J Noelle Buonaccorsi
    Section of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and Section of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Dermatopathol 36:124-30. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Verrucous cutaneous sarcoidosis: case report and review of this unusual variant of cutaneous sarcoidosis
    David L Stockman
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 35:273-6. 2013
    ..This hinders the precise evaluation of the histological specimen, overall clinical picture, and administration of appropriate therapy...
  19. doi request reprint Syringomatous Structures in Extramammary Paget Disease: A Potential Diagnostic Pitfall
    Anastasia M Konstantinova
    Department of Pathology, Clinical Research and Practical Center for Specialized Oncological Care, Saint Petersburg, Russia Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia Department of Pathology, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Histopathology, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Australia Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Sikl s Department of Pathology, Bioptical Laboratory, Pilsen, Czech Republic Sikl s Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University in Prague, Pilsen, Czech Republic and Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:653-7. 2016
    ..Awareness of these structures in vulvectomy specimens for EMPD is important to prevent misinterpretation of the syringoma-like lesions as an invasive component of the EMPD. ..
  20. pmc Correlation between KIT expression and KIT mutation in melanoma: a study of 173 cases with emphasis on the acral-lentiginous/mucosal type
    Carlos A Torres-Cabala
    Department of Pathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Mod Pathol 22:1446-56. 2009
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  21. doi request reprint Severe architectural disorder is a potential pitfall in the diagnosis of small melanocytic lesions
    Carlos A Torres-Cabala
    Department of Pathology, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:860-5. 2010
    ..Little is known about the significance of severe architectural disorder in small melanocytic lesions with features of dysplastic nevi (DN)...
  22. doi request reprint Actinic Prurigo Cheilitis: A Clinicopathologic Review of 75 Cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Hospital General Dr Manuel Gea Gonzalez, Mexico City, Mexico Departments of Pathology, and Dermatology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX Hospital General De Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico Division of Dermatology and Pathology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia and Department of Pathology, Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Dermatopathol 38:418-22. 2016
    ..This form of cheilitis has not being well described in the dermatologic and dermatopathologic literature. ..
  23. doi request reprint Spindle Cell Atypical Fibroxanthoma: Myofibroblastic Differentiation Represents a Diagnostic Pitfall in This Variant of AFX
    Nicholas Harding-Jackson
    Pathology Resident N H J, Assistant Professor and Director of Core Lab A M, Professor and Chairman of Pathology S S, and Associate Professor and Director of Dermatopathology J A P, Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and Director of Dermatopathology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia
    Am J Dermatopathol 37:509-14; quiz 515-6. 2015
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  24. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of p63 expression in the differential diagnosis of pagetoid squamous cell carcinoma in situ and extramammary Paget disease: a histopathologic study of 70 cases
    Jason Chang
    Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI Department of Pathology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia and Department of Pathology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Am J Dermatopathol 36:49-53. 2014
    ..0001). In summary, p63 is a useful marker in differentiating PSCCIS from primary EMPD. The authors propose the addition of p63 immunostain in the panel of markers when evaluating pagetoid cutaneous neoplasms...
  25. doi request reprint Hydroa vacciniforme-like lymphoma with primarily periorbital swelling: 7 cases of an atypical clinical manifestation of this rare cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and Department of Pathology and Dermatology, Division of Dermatopathology, Hospital Obrero, La Paz, Bolivia
    Am J Dermatopathol 37:20-5. 2015
    ..This variant could potentially be overlooked and misdiagnosed as an inflammatory condition; thus, it needs to be included in the differential diagnosis of periorbital edema in young patients...
  26. doi request reprint Cutaneous CD30-positive lymphoproliferative disorders with CD8 expression: a clinicopathologic study of 21 cases
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:236-47. 2013
    ..CD30 and CD45 Ro positivity and a clinical course typical of LyP were useful in preventing a misdiagnosis of an aggressive cytotoxic CD8+ T cell lymphoma...
  27. doi request reprint HER-2/neu expression in extramammary Paget disease: a clinicopathologic and immunohistochemistry study of 47 cases with and without underlying malignancy
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Dermatopathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:729-33. 2009
    ..9%), indicating that these patients may benefit from targeted therapy. The proportion of positive cases was higher in lesions that had recurred at last follow up (44.4%), suggesting a more aggressive behavior...
  28. doi request reprint Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma originating in a symplastic pilar leiomyoma: a rare occurrence and potential diagnostic pitfall
    Mark E Fons
    Department of Dermatopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:49-53. 2011
    ..The diagnosis of a cutaneous leiomyosarcoma originating in a symplastic pilar leiomyoma was given. This is the first report of this association of such occurrence reported in the literature...